Active Membership: $105 - 1 year*
Any registered nurse who is interested in any aspect of heart failure nursing and is in good standing with the licensing agency in his/her state or territory is eligible for active membership. Nurses employed in research, administration, teaching, medical-surgical, telemetry or progressive care units, home health, or any healthcare agency are also eligible.
International Membership: $120 - 1 year*
Available to professional nurses who have RN licensure in a country other than the United States. International Membership includes all AAHFN benefits; however, international members may not hold elected office. International members may serve on a committee with prior approval of the Board of Directors.
Associate Membership: $85 - 1 year*
Any LVN or LPN, non-nurse professional, or student is eligible, as well as any healthcare consumer or member of the corporate or political community who is interested in working toward the advancement of a healthcare system driven by the needs of patients. Associate members may not vote, hold office or serve on committees at either the national or chapter levels.
Student Membership: $85 - 1 year*
Any U.S. citizen (or non-citizen who resides within the boundaries of the U.S.) who is a student at an accredited, professional nursing program and is not currently licensed as a registered nurse is eligible. Membership includes all AAHFN benefits; however, student members may not vote, hold office or serve on committees at either the national or chapter levels.
Emeritus Membership: $95 - 1 year*
Any active member over the age of 65 who has maintained active AAHFN membership for a period of five years or more is eligible. All applications must be submitted with evidence of birth date.
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